We provide voluntary services for isolated and vulnerable people living within the
London Borough of Lewisham.

Call 020 8291 1747

Office Relocation Notice

Voluntary Services Lewisham will be relocating offices on 2nd of August 2017; this move will enable our services to be centrally located within the borough of Lewisham.

Our new Address will be as follows:
Voluntary Services Lewisham
Lewisham Central Community Hub
Leemore Centre 29-39 Clarendon Rise
London SE13 5ES

Telephone numbers and email addresses will not change.

Meanwhile, our last day of operations at the current location will be 28th July,  and we aim to answer telephone calls and emails promptly from the 4th August.

Up-coming Events

The VSL Christmas Project  aims to make what can be a difficult and isolating time of year more enjoyable. Please click on the link below to donate. Thank You


Voluntary Services Lewisham (formerly known as the Voluntary Care Centre), is the working name for the Voluntary Service Association Ltd.

We were founded in 1969 and are a registered charity and company limited by guarantee, with an Investors in Volunteers Accreditation.


We provide direct voluntary services for isolated and vulnerable people living within the London Borough of Lewisham. We deliver services such as befriending, shopping, gardening, mental health support projects and transport.

We aim to improve the quality of life of our service users, by helping them to take part in community activities and be independent.

We work in partnership with other voluntary and statutory agencies as appropriate to ensure effective and professionally delivered services.

To find out more about our services and how you can access them, click on the coloured buttons at the top of this page.


We recruit, train and place volunteers in activities which develop their skills and confidence. We promote volunteering and actively work to identify new opportunities for our volunteers.

Do you live or work within the Borough of Lewisham? Do you have some time to offer? Would you like to share your skills, knowledge and experience? Would you like to discover and develop new skills? If so we would love to hear from you. Just click on our Volunteering Opportunities tab.